Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected.
Arguments are to be avoided they are always vulgar and often convincing.
About foxhunting: The unspeakable chasing the uneatable...
Action: the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
Divorces are made in heaven.
I can resist anything but temptation.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex.
A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
Yet each man kills the thing he loves, By each let this be heard, Some do it with a bitter look, Some with a flattering word, The koward does it with a kiss, The brave man with a sword
Repentance is not so much remorse for what we have done as the fear of the consequences.
It's to paint directly on the canvas without any funny business, as it were, and I use almost pure turpentine to start with, adding oil as I go along until the medium becomes pure oil. I use as little oil as I can possibly help, and that's my method.
Drill everything, mine everything, roll back regulations, tweak the science, expedite permits. Sound familiar? The Republicans offer up more 19th-Century solutions to our 21st-Century energy problems.
Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith.
The happy Union of these States is a wonder their Constitution a miracle their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world.
If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 MPG.
It's motive alone which gives character to the actions of men.
I want my music to do the explaining.
Any change is resisted because bureaucrats have a vested interest in the chaos in which they exist.
Painting will have to deal more fully and less obliquely with life and nature's phenomena before it can again become great.